Catechism registration continues

St. Pius X | News
7 Sep 2017

be-my-disciples-parish-coverCatechism Registration:  Online forms are available on the parish website at: http://stpiusxpei.com/ministries-2/catechetics/catechism-registration-grades-2-9/

The link for registering children entering Grade One is: http://stpiusxpei.com/ministries-2/catechetics/grade-one-catechism-registration/

Registration forms are also available on the catechism table in the Church lobby and at the Parish Office.

Registration fees are $15 per child or $30 per family. Online registration may be completed by placing the fee in a plain envelope, marked “Catechism” with your name, in the collection basket. Cheques may be made payable to St. Pius X Parish.

The parish uses the “Be My Disciples” catechism program for Grades 2-8. Grade one children will attend children’s liturgy at the 10:30am Sunday Mass, for their catechism program, beginning on September 24, 2017.

The Confirmation preparation program for Grade 9`s will use “Decision Point” video-based program for group sessions in the Fall and the RCL Benzinger Confirmation program in the New Year. Weekly Confirmation preparation sessions will begin on September 17, 2017 from 6:30-8:30pm in the MacKenzie Room.

The parish again plans to hold catechism classes on Sunday mornings in the Church basement from 9:30-10:25am OR from 11:40am -12:40pm for Grades 2-8, and Monday evenings at Stonepark Intermediate school from 6:30-7:30pm. Some classes may be home groups at varying times depending on volunteers. Some grades may not have classes at each time and location, depending on numbers and available volunteers,

Community Service Bursary – Grade 10, 11 & 12 students who volunteer as Catechists, team teacher’s or Children’s Liturgy Leaders are eligible to receive a bursary from the Province to attend a post-secondary institution. The Bursary is calculated at a rate of $5/hour. Students are required to volunteer a minimum of 30 hours or up to a maximum of 150 hours. For further details, visit www.studentloan.pe.ca. Please contact Jerry at the Parish Office (902)894-8480 or catechism@stpiusxpei.com to register for the CSB program.